By the choice of textile curtains should always be treated with special attention. Curtains in the nursery should not only decorate the room and create a cozy atmosphere in it, but also regulate natural lighting.
It is important that during the day the curtains let the sunrays pass well enough, and when darkness fell, they would hide the room from the curious glances of passersby.
Dense drapes are good for the room of babies who need to sleep during the daytime.
How to choose curtains?
First of all it is necessary to pay attention to the design of curtains in the nursery. As a rule, children like bright colors with colorful pictures, but parents should not lose sight of the fact that catchy colors can negatively affect the subconscious mind.
It is better to opt for textiles that fit into the interior, without being too catchy.
Brighter colors are allowed if there is little light in the room. If the windows of the nursery, on the contrary, come out on the sunny side, then you can use short curtains in pastel colors.
On the panoramic windows look good curtains to the floor. A great idea would be to design a room in a nautical style, for which blue or blue curtains are selected.
At the same time, you must follow the rule of the golden mean: if you overdo it with dark colors, the room will look gloomy.
Choosing curtains in the nursery, the photos of which can be seen in a variety of catalogs, you should follow simple rules:
- It is advisable to choose a curtain of natural, environmentally friendly fabric that does not cause allergies.
- Children can stain curtains with paints or chocolate, so you should give preference to practical products that can be easily washed without losing their color.
- Light tulle in combination with thick curtains will allow you to adjust the amount of lighting in the room.
- It is necessary that the curtains are harmoniously combined with the rest of the interior. For example, if the furniture is bright, you should buy plain curtains.
- If the kid likes textiles with a pattern, it is better to give preference to large images. Monophonic small patterns are allowed. Too many colors can make a child too active or nervous.
Interesting ideas for the design of children can be found at Ikea. The company's specialists understand that constantly choosing a new design of curtains in the nursery is quite expensive, so they offer quite practical solutions.
High-quality textiles from IKEA designed to decorate the room for many years.
Curtains with beautiful landscapes (for example, a chamomile field) or little animals will help to inculcate a child's love of nature. Small children will love the curtains with the image of toys.
You can often see curtains in the nursery of a photo of a novelty with a 3D effect. Realistic images will help create a magical atmosphere indoors.
Rolled and lightproof curtains
For the children's room, the Day-night blinds, which consist of alternating transparent and dark stripes, are suitable.
A circular shaft is fixed at the top, thanks to which one can easily adjust the distance between the strips, achieving the necessary degree of illumination. In the nursery, roller blinds look good with photo printing or funny drawings.
In the summer, many housewives do not know how to escape from the bright sunlight, especially on the upper floors of high-rise buildings. Blackout blinds made of three-layer opaque fabric will be a salvation from the hot rays.
They are available in different colors, so you can easily choose a product that fits to a specific interior.
Blackout fabric has a lot of advantages:
- it is hypoallergenic, so the curtains of such material can be hung even in the baby’s room;
- Blackout curtains are practical, they do not accumulate dust, do not absorb foreign odors;
- due to the multi-layered structure, the material provides excellent heat and sound insulation;
- This fabric does not fade in the sun and does not fade during washing, so it can serve for many years.
Also in the interior of children's roman blinds are often used.
Curtains for girls and boys
Every little girl dreams of becoming a princess, and modern materials make the room of a young lady incredibly beautiful.
Psychologists believe that mixed colors are poorly perceived by young children, so it is better to choose solid colors curtains of calm colors.
Curtains in the nursery for girls should choose with all care. A full sleep in the dark strengthens the immune system.
The windows facing the south side, it is better to arrange the curtains "Day-night", hanging on top of plain curtains. You can use a thin curtain in combination with thick curtains.
Make bright girl a little more active help bright accents in the design of the nursery. These can be images of princesses, butterflies or fabulous animals on curtains.
The curtains in the nursery for the boy may contain images of cars or funny pirates. You can arrange the room in the style of a desert island, that the young dreamer will surely like.
Curtains in the room of a teenager
Adolescents often want to arrange their personal space in accordance with their own views, so it is worthwhile to start by finding out from a child what design he would like to see in his own bedroom.
If girls and boys require something incredible, for example, curtains with bats, you should try to convince them in favor of a more neutral interior.
Parents can suggest to their child the catalogs of curtains and choose suitable ones together, explaining that it is necessary to take into account the size of the room, furniture and other design elements.
Blackout blackout curtains are suitable for a bright room, but in a small, dark room it is better to pick up light curtains. If the desk is at the window, then the curtains should be up to the window sill.
In the boy's room, blue, purple or green textiles will look good. A girlish window will decorate products of pastel tones. A stylish solution will be curtains with owls.
Curtains in kindergarten
In kindergarten there should be short, practical and at the same time beautiful curtains. For game rooms will suit bright products with patterns or thematic images.
When choosing textiles for the garden it is worth remembering that plain walls of soothing colors allow the use of color curtains.
If the walls are full of bright applications and drawings, it is better to choose thin curtains of unobtrusive colors.